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Restaurant Review: Coastal Flats

Photo of the Short Smoked Salmon Filet at Coastal Flats (in Fairfax), taken by Miranda Sandoval

Miranda Sandoval, online editor

February 26, 2019

The other day, my Mom and I drove to Fairfax Corner and arrived at Coastal Flats around 4:30 for dinner. A part of the Great American Restaurant chain, I have frequented it many times while growing up; I’ve had consistently good experiences each time and so it has earned my respect. Anyways, since...

Movie Review: ‘Bumblebee’ is the best ‘Transformers’ movie yet

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Miranda Sandoval, online editor

January 31, 2019

Understandably, our generation has grown weary after being subjected to mediocre action movies with predictable plots, forgettable “heroes,” and numbing loads of violence. However, ‘Bumblebee,’ the riveting new live-action movie produced by Steven Spielberg and directed by Travis Knight, is a...

‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’: a dancer’s disappointment

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Taylor Anderson, staff writer

December 18, 2018

Disney’s newest movie masterpiece caused quite a racket as it hit theaters this holiday season. ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,’ is growing rapidly in popularity and sparking many conversations. Making $20 million in box offices opening weekend, the motion picture earned a #2 ranking on IMDB....

Bohemian Rhapsody Portrays Freddie Mercury’s Sexuality

Bohemian Rhapsody Portrays Freddie Mercury’s Sexuality

Adriana Agic, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

(WARNING: Spoilers ahead) Bohemian Rhapsody is November’s dazzling movie. The movie explores topics such as: how Queen came to be, meanings behind famous Queen songs (Killer Queen, Love of My Life, Bohemian Rhapsody, Another One Bites The Dust, etc.), Freddie Mercury’s nationality and his...

‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ is actually good – here’s why

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Adriana Agic, staff writer

November 1, 2018

‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ is actually good - here’s why ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ may seem eerie, odd, or even a bit disturbing because of its trailers or even some reviews that it’s received. However, it’s actually a very interesting movie, and here’s why. The El Royale is...

The South Lakes 2018 Talent Show was a success!

Leana Travis, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2018

    On Friday May 11, leadership hosted the 2018 talent show! The night consisted of thirteen student performances that ranged anywhere from singing to a spoken word recitation. The acts were judged by celebrities guests, including Olympian Maame Biney, Survivor contestant and teacher...

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman

Miranda Sandoval, Staff Writer

April 14, 2018

     Laaadies and gentlemen - this is the moment you’ve been waiting for! A compelling tribute to P.T. Barnum, the founder of Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus, has emerged on the big screen. From the Academy Award-Winning creators of the musical La La Land comes another masterpiece:...

EXCLUSIVE! Love, Simon Movie Review

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Leana Travis, staff writer

March 15, 2018

Love, Simon, a movie set to be released to all theaters this Friday, did not live up to its potential. The bar was set high by the movie’s inspiration, Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda, a novel written by Becky Albertalli. Albertalli tells the heart-wrenching, personal tale of Simon Spier who finds h...

Top 5 Horror Movies of 2018 to get Excited For

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Pramod Mamillapalli, online editor

February 6, 2018

It’s common for horror movies nowadays to not get that much attention compared to other genres, and they are often looked down upon for their cheesy plots and other unoriginal ideas. But not every horror movie should be placed into this category. However, there are some interesting new horror movies...

Review: Dangerous Woman Tour

Review: Dangerous Woman Tour

Brianna Jenkins, staff writer

March 22, 2017

Monday, February 27th Ariana Grande brought her Dangerous Woman Tour to the Verizon Center, in Washington D.C. where she shared the stage with  pop-R&B singer, who also happens to be one of her good friends, Victoria Monét and British girl group Little Mix. The show opened with Monét singing song...

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